Health Care


It's true: Flu season is not over yet It's true: Flu season is not over yet
- April 11, 2018

Based on our numbers, we're nearly back at the bottom of our curve", Person said. "Now currently we're glad the predominant strain is the influenza type B or B strain, which is less likely to result in hospitalizations or deaths". Floyd College of Medicine, in a news release. Thihalolipavan said flu season in San Diego typically ends by March. He urges frequent hand washing and staying home if you have flu symptoms. (more...)
Nigeria's President Buhari to seek second term Nigeria's President Buhari to seek second term
- April 11, 2018

The meeting was attended by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, Senate President Bukola Saraki, Speaker of the House of Representatives Yakubu Dogara and other APC governors. A moment that has reaffirmed that all the good works, the good initiatives of Mr. President that saw us out of economic recession the country was plunged into, by mismanagement of past administrations will now be sustained to take us to the desired enviable position among the community of nations. (more...)
Man charged with 87 counts related to child porn investigation Man charged with 87 counts related to child porn investigation
- April 11, 2018

He was charged with two counts of second-degree endangering the welfare of a child, the Prosecutor's Office said. A Palmer Township man was arrested Tuesday, accused of having "numerous" photos and videos of child pornography. Deputies worked on the investigation with the Southern Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force. Led by U.S. Attorneys' Offices and CEOS, Project Safe Childhood marshals federal, state and local resources to better locate, apprehend and prosecute individuals who ... (more...)
World's First Luxury Space Hotel to Launch by 2022 World's First Luxury Space Hotel to Launch by 2022
- April 10, 2018

The initial Aurora Station capsule would fit six astronauts in a 35-foot-by-14-foot living space, two of whom would be trained crew. The actual stay will span 12 days, although prospective guests must undergo a three-month training program to prepare them for the trials of space travel. (more...)
FDA restricts access to Essure FDA restricts access to Essure
- April 10, 2018

Bayer is required to implement the FDA's restrictions immediately. The agency is now requiring that Bayer, the manufacturer of the device, only sell Essure to doctors who talk patients through a two-page checklist of possible unsafe side effects before implanting the device. (more...)
Narendra Modi arrives at Champaran Satyagraha's centenary celebrations Narendra Modi arrives at Champaran Satyagraha's centenary celebrations
- April 10, 2018

PM Narendra Modi will be in Champaran, Bihar to flag off several development projects. A sprawling tent-city, "Swachhagram", has been set up to accommodate "Swachchh Bharat Mission" volunteers from other states, District Magistrate Raman Kumar said. (more...)
Woman claims wind blew cocaine into her purse Woman claims wind blew cocaine into her purse
- April 10, 2018

Ms Posey, 26, admitted ownership of the marijuana , but had an interesting excuse for the cocaine . She did however, admit the marijuana was hers. According to the AP, authorities nonetheless charged the suspect with cocaine possession, a felony, and marijuana possession, a misdemeanor. Quite the opposite, in fact. (more...)
Genetic Risk of Heart Disease is Reduced by Increased Physical Activity Genetic Risk of Heart Disease is Reduced by Increased Physical Activity
- April 10, 2018

For the study , the researchers examined data from almost half a million people in the UK Biobank database. We compared disease risk among individuals in different tertiles of fitness, physical activity, and genetic risk using lowest tertiles as reference. (more...)
3 people now dead from synthetic drug use 3 people now dead from synthetic drug use
- April 10, 2018

The synthetic cannabinoids, often called Spice, K2 or fake weed, are often sold in convenience stores and gas stations. Those sickened have reported blood in the urine, severe bloody noses, bleeding gums and internal bleeding. "We urge people not to use synthetic cannabinoids now or ever". Synthetic cannabinoids are human-made, mind-altering chemicals that are sprayed on to dried plant material. (more...)
Pregnant woman punched and attacked with bottle by burglar in Co Down Pregnant woman punched and attacked with bottle by burglar in Co Down
- April 10, 2018

At least four family members of the woman got injured in the accident which included her husband, mother-in-law, her father and her nephew. Mills was wearing a glove on her left hand, and a matching glove was found in White's bedroom. Her first daughter, Abigail, was born in 2014. After finding that his wife was nowhere close to home, the suspicious man took three friends to Peresu's place where they found the two lovers in the bedroom, leading to a severe beating of the illicit lovers. (more...)
'Valley of darkness:' Broncos' pastor recalls screams of dying after bus crash 'Valley of darkness:' Broncos' pastor recalls screams of dying after bus crash
- April 10, 2018

However, Saskatchewan's Office of the Chief Coroner, which publicly apologized to the families on Monday, has been the subject of two official reviews in recent years. My heart is broken that our paths have been separated by this awful tragedy. You need to hear that people love you, that people care, that people are praying, that you're supported, that you are loved, you'll be looked after in the future. (more...)
Airtel's new 300 Mbps Home Broadband plan Airtel's new 300 Mbps Home Broadband plan
- April 10, 2018

Subscribers can also enjoy free subscription to on Airtel Wynk Music and Airtel TV. The first plan is Airtel 399 plan and it offers 30GB data with free calls . In an effort to compete with Reliance Jio and BSNL , Airtel has now launched a new prepaid plan for the price of Rs 499. In case the users exceed the set limit then they will be charged at 30 paisa per minute. (more...)
Top Takeaways from Andrew Luck's Latest Press Conference Top Takeaways from Andrew Luck's Latest Press Conference
- April 10, 2018

He missed all of last season after having surgery on a partially torn labrum. With that Week 1 target date in mind, Colts fans shouldn't expect to read rave reviews of Luck's progress in mastering Reich's offensive scheme during practices over the next two months. (more...)
Man who ate the world's hottest chilli pepper lands in hospital Man who ate the world's hottest chilli pepper lands in hospital
- April 10, 2018

Gunasekaran and Dr. Gregory Cummings , the neurologist on the case, eventually diagnosed the man with reversible cerebral vasoconstriction syndrome , or RCVS, probably caused by the hot peppers. You dont expect a headache so intense and immediate that it sends you to the emergency room. It's been known to happen with medicines such as antidepressants and certain decongestants, as well with illicit drugs such as cocaine and ecstasy, the doctors wrote. (more...)
Rahul smashes Kings XI to IPL victory Rahul smashes Kings XI to IPL victory
- April 09, 2018

Before the match on Saturday, the coaches of both the teams counted the strengths of their teams and made a mark of victory. Apart from him, wicketkeeper-batsman Rishabh Pant and all-rounder Morris (27) also contributed to the cause. India opener KL Rahul , the most expensive player of the franchise who will also don the gloves, and Yuvraj Singh should also add teeth to Punjab's batting while the finishing responsibilities will lie on the trio of David Miller, Marcus Stoinis , and ... (more...)
Sens season comes to an end with loss to Bruins Sens season comes to an end with loss to Bruins
- April 09, 2018

As a result, the Bruins will play the Toronto Maple Leafs in the first round of the Stanley Cup Playoffs. Reimer left the game with an apparent injury with 8:07 remaining and was replaced by backup Roberto Luongo , stopped all eight shots he faced. (more...)
Trump Says Believes China to Take Down Trade Barriers Trump Says Believes China to Take Down Trade Barriers
- April 09, 2018

Taxes will end up reciprocal and a bargain will be reached on intellectual land. The president also mentioned the dispute may have ended on good terms, saying both countries will continue to have a 'great future'. A drawn-out trade war would put significant stress on the American economy. The U.S. sold about $130 billion in goods to China in 2017 and faces a potentially devastating hit to its market there if China responds in kind. (more...)
Narendra Modi ignored Dalit issues, say BJP MP Narendra Modi ignored Dalit issues, say BJP MP
- April 08, 2018

They can not imagine that when we got the opportunity to elect a President on our own strength, we elected a person belonging to the Dalit community. "Today opposition to BJP is at its highest". "In the era of social media and communication, if we remain inactive, those anti-national, anti-social, selfish, wrong-doers will occupy that space. (more...)
Reed leads at halfway point of Masters Reed leads at halfway point of Masters
- April 08, 2018

Three-time Masters victor Phil Mickelson endured an even tougher day, opening with a triple-bogey seven at the first. Patrick's having a great day, and a great tournament. That caused the left-hander to miss the ball completely and after punching his third shot on to the fairway, the five-time major victor missed the green with his approach on his way to a triple-bogey seven. (more...)
Commonwealth Games Update:Ghanaian Weightlifter Misses Silverware But Fan Is Ecstatic Commonwealth Games Update:Ghanaian Weightlifter Misses Silverware But Fan Is Ecstatic
- April 08, 2018

Ruck also won silver in the 50m freestyle and, alongside Penny Oleksiak, Kayla Sanchez and Rebecca Smith, took silver in the 4x200m freestyle relay. The boy from Haryana finished third, when his nearest opponent fouled his last two clean and jerk attempts. (more...)
Amit Shah's remarks equating opposition with animals disrespectful: Rahul Amit Shah's remarks equating opposition with animals disrespectful: Rahul
- April 08, 2018

According to Rahul, there is a complete mismanagement of financial sector demonetisation, Nirav Modi, Lalit Modi, Mallya - is the best example. Rahul Gandhi has accused Narendra Modi-led BJP government of causing over Rs. Thats the way they look at the world, said Rahul. "It is a disrespectful statement, but we don't take what Mr Amit Shah says with too much seriousness", Mr Gandhi said. (more...)
Teacher, 2 others held over CBSE paper leak Teacher, 2 others held over CBSE paper leak
- April 08, 2018

On interrogation, he disclosed he is taught in DAV Centenary Public School , Una in Himachal Pradesh and that he was appointed as the Centre Superintendent in Jawahar Navodaya Public School Pekhubela, Una, Himachal Pradesh. The clerk then took photographs of these papers and circulated them on WhatsApp, a free messaging service. However, a majority of the members of such groups did not take the handwritten question paper seriously but hundreds found it beneficial. (more...)
Woods in trouble at Masters, fades in 2nd round Woods in trouble at Masters, fades in 2nd round
- April 07, 2018

He squandered that before more than half the field teed off. Woods , a four-time Masters champion, has been the star attraction in his return to major competition following spinal fusion and two top-five showings in tuneup events. It doesn't really mean much to me. "I thought this was a great year, a great opportunity". Spieth credited a par save at No. 9 with turning around his day. (more...)
Rare Surgeon General advisory urges broad access to opioid counter-drug Rare Surgeon General advisory urges broad access to opioid counter-drug
- April 07, 2018

The U.S. Surgeon general has urged Americans to carry naloxone . Visits to emergency departments for opioid overdoses rose 30 percent in all parts of the U.S. If the Naloxone does not work and the patient is not breathing or has shallow breathing, rescue breathing must be performed. Naloxone is carried by many first responders, such as EMTs and police officers, but the advisory and state health officials urge more people, including family, friends and those who are personally at risk ... (more...)
Sheryl Sandberg Admits Facebook Slow to Address Privacy Concerns Sheryl Sandberg Admits Facebook Slow to Address Privacy Concerns
- April 07, 2018

They gave us assurances and it wasn't until other people told us it wasn't true, ' she said. Facebook has been heavily criticised after admitting 87 million Facebook users may have had their data harvested by Cambridge Analytica , the data firm that worked with the Trump campaign during the 2016 election. (more...)